How to use Google places API

Google places API is a highly valuable resource if you’re looking for certain types of places in a certain region (eg. an Indian restaurant in New York), identifying a business, generating leads for a list of professionals (eg electricians, plumbers, etc). By Google definition, the Places API is a service that returns information about places… Continue reading How to use Google places API

Create a page with Next.js in 5 easy steps

Next.js is a Javascript based react framework. And we all know how important javascript is. The importance of JavaScript as a web technology can be determined from the fact that it is currently used by 94.5% of all websites. As a client-side programming language, JavaScript helps web developers to make web pages dynamic and interactive by implementing custom client-side scripts, it… Continue reading Create a page with Next.js in 5 easy steps

Integration: Connect & Manage Instagram Accounts via Facebook Graph API

I recently had a chance to integrate Facebook Graph API to connect Instagram (IG) accounts in order to manage IG accounts. For Business managers it is very important that they have tools, proper interface to manage the IG accounts easily. So before we dive in, please understand there are some limitations to use the API,… Continue reading Integration: Connect & Manage Instagram Accounts via Facebook Graph API

Add new users in linux and provide appropriate permissions using groups

Why the need to add new users in linux? Well, we often work on a project with a large team having number of developers coding, deploying the code to the server constantly. Most of the team i have noticed uses single ssh key to log into the server. And that is definitely a security concern.… Continue reading Add new users in linux and provide appropriate permissions using groups

How to update your wordpress plugin in easy steps

Updating your wordpress plugin can be confusing if you’re doing it the first time. It’s easy but can be confusing if you don’t know the right steps. So here is the step by step process to do it right and quickly without any confusion: Make the changes in the code in your plugin code. Test… Continue reading How to update your wordpress plugin in easy steps

How to create a Chrome extension to show meta tags used on a webpage in 5 easy steps

I was wondering the other day if developing a chrome extension is a difficult task. I see thousands of extensions available on chrome web store to make our life easy, but is it really difficult to develop one. There was only one way to find out. It was to actually try and develop one myself.… Continue reading How to create a Chrome extension to show meta tags used on a webpage in 5 easy steps

Using IBM Watson’s Discovery Service to get fresh content

Fresh content on a website serves multiple purposes, including keeping you in the search engine loop. Updating your site is just as important to search engines as it is to your visitors. Search engines generally give high praises to websites that offer new information and sources for search requests. However, being desirable to search engines is… Continue reading Using IBM Watson’s Discovery Service to get fresh content

Using percona with AWS RDS – Editing Big DB tables

I recently had a situation where i had to alter huge tables(having >3 Million records). Normally we go with standard process of altering the table, you go to SQL editor, type in your SQL command, execute it and table is altered. But when it comes to huge tables, you may want to alter your approach. There are… Continue reading Using percona with AWS RDS – Editing Big DB tables